In attempting to capture the near-future in Her, director Spike Jonze headed to Pudong, a Shanghai district, to mask as the new Los Angeles, where we find Joaquin Phoenix‘s character Theodore Twombly. Tracking his relationship with an operating system, in our full review we said the project was “among the more pleasurable, immediately satisfying, and appreciably ambivalent of techno-love tales.”
We now have a batch of behind-the-scenes stills, which show off the aforementioned location, as well as some interiors. Coming from WB this December, check out the photos above and below for the film also starring Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson, Rooney Mara, Chris Pratt and Olivia Wilde. We’ve also included the 30-minute New York Film Festival press conference if you missed it, which features Jonze and much of our cast.
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, I am joined by Michael Snydel and Bill Graham. First, we discuss the death of director Jonathan Demme. Then, we talk about the anime film Your Name. by Makoto Shinkai. Subscribe on iTunes or see below to stream download (right-click and save as…). […]
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